October 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us for a night of standup comedy, live music and award winning wines at the historic Concannon Vineyard. Featuring comedian Gina Stahl-Haven followed by acoustic blues & jazz from The Jeff Bordes Trio featuring Rudy Parris. See below for more information.
Showmentum and Concannon Vineyard present an evening of standup comedy and live music at the estate grounds.
Catch One of the Fastest Rising Stars in Comedy
Start your evening off in the Tasting Room with laughs from standup comedian Gina Stahl-Haven. Gina took 2nd place in this year’s San Francisco Comedy Competition, making her the first female finalist since Ellen DeGeneres in 1985. This amazing contest has launched other comedy greats like Robin Williams, Dana Carvey, Marc Maron, and Patton Oswald. This is a unique opportunity to catch Gina, in one of her first public performances since finishing the competition.
Acoustic Blues & Jazz
The Jeff Bordes Trio featuring Rudy Parris will be playing in the Estate Room after the comedy show. They’ll be playing acoustic Jazz & Blues. Jeff has played live and recorded with some of the biggest names in music including; Tom Petty, Stevie Nicks, and Branford Marsalis. Rounding out Jeff’s trio for the night will be guitarist and finalist from “The Voice”, Rudy Parris.
You can find out more about each performer below.
Limited seating available. Bottles and glasses of wine as well as deli items will be available for purchase during event. All attendees must be a minimum of 21 years old.
Gina Stahl-Haven has been performing in the comedy and improv world for over 15 years; featured at the Un-Scripted Theatre Company, SF Improv Festival, Hawaii Improv Festival and various comedy spots throughout the Bay Area. She is the 2nd Place Winner of the San Francisco International Comedy Competition in 2019 (the first woman to place this high in 34 years) and winner of the 2nd Annual MarinComedy Amateur Competition. Gina’s real take on life, motherhood, dating, and navigating Costco, combined with her intoxicating stage presence, make her irresistible on stage.Follow Gina on Facebook and Instagram @MamaBeCray
Jeff Bordes needs no introduction to those in the music industry. A 1997 graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston, he has been playing since his early years and since, hasn’t stopped changing the face of jazz. He has during his career played live with and recorded on the projects of such esteemed artists as Jon Faddis, Branford Marsalis, Alex Acuna, Giovanni Hidalgo, Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Richie Cole, David Garibaldi, Tom Petty, Steve Earle, Stevie Nicks, Sheryl Crow, Karl Denson, Sugarhill Gang, Dana Carvey and most recently, John Mellencamp. He has toured in Japan and across the United States with various groups such as the Bill Berry Big Band, Dizzy Gillespie, and others. Bordes has recorded numerous CDs for a variety of groups including San Francisco’s Force Seven, Adam Ben, Heather Combs, and Boston’s ‘The Hi-Hats.’
Native American country singer/songwriter hails from Central California’s San Joaquin Valley. Being influenced by the Bakersfield sound, Parris was honored to have enjoyed a longstanding residency playing alongside country legend Buck Owens at his Crystal Palace in Bakersfield, CA.
He is probably most well known for his appearances on Season 3 of NBC’s The Voice, where he was featured to over 190 million viewers. He was a member of Team Blake (Shelton) and was featured in that season’s live finale with a guitar and vocal performance on “Rock and Roll All Night,” a favorite by his rock heroes, KISS.